Starting with this 2020 season all coaches for grades 4th through 8th must be US Lacrosse Level 1 Certified to be on the sideline during games.
There will be NO EXCEPTIONS and NO ONE is grandfathered. Each coach will be required to provide proof of their training status prior to every game.
For information about attending a Level 1 Clinic CLICK HERE.
If you have already attended a Level 1 Field Clinic please remember there are other requirements to complete the course. Go to www.uslacrosse.org and log into your account. Then click on 'COACHES" and then under "EDUCATION" click on "My Certification and Training Information". This will show your status.
For coaches under 18 years of age you will be required to complete the following to be able to be on the sidelines during games:
1. Proof of being a HS student (ID Card)
2. Endorsement of Program Director
3. Cannot be a head coach
4. Meets local (Township) criteria
5. US Lacrosse member as a player
6. At least 16 years of age
7. Parent permission (liability)
8. Counts as one of 4 sideline coaches
9. Must complete US Lacrosse Level 1 Coaches Clinic - Online Course Only
10. Must Complete US Lacrosse Men's Level 1 Proper Contact Tutorial
THE TEAM’S HEAD COACH WILL BE REQUIRED TO ASSURE THAT ALL THESE REQUIREMENTS HAVE BEEN MET BEFORE ANY HIGH SCHOOL AGE COACHES IS ALLOWED ON THE SIDELINES DURING A GAME.
2/29/20 - Mount Olive HS - FULL
2/29/20 - Vernon High School
2/29/20 - St Vincent Martyr School, Madison, NJ - FULL
3/01/20 - Centercourt, Lawrence, NJ
3/07/20 - Glen Ridge High School
3/14/20 - Holy Cross Academy, Delran, NJ
3/22/20 - Centercourt, Flanders, NJ
Most clinics have a coupon code available to cover the complete cost for NJJLL coaches only. Contact your program director for more information.
It is highly recommended that coaches not wait for the last clinic as if something goes wrong there will not be any exceptions made>